lunar tables

plural noun

1
: mathematical tables for computing the moon's position at any past or future time
2
: tables used in navigation for correcting an observed lunar distance on account of refraction and parallax

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“Lunar tables.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lunar%20tables. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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